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Write Your Story........On a Bicycle at 84

On A Bicycle at 84

by: Arthur Thistlewood, Library member

Not long ago a text entitled TRAINING THE MIND  came to my attention. In the introduction , the author explains that your mind plays tricks on you, so beware! 576 more words

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Psychology & Transformation

How We Learn  

by: Benedict Carey

From an early age, it is drilled into our heads: Restlessness, distraction, and ignorance are the enemies of success. We’re told that learning is all self-discipline, that we must confine ourselves to designated study areas, turn off the music, and maintain a strict ritual if we want to ace that test, memorize that presentation, or nail that piano recital. 496 more words

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Book Club @ the Union City Library...September 23, 2014

The conquest : a novel / Yxta Maya Murray

A restorer of rare books, Sara Rosario Gonzales is determined to uncover the true author of a fascinating manuscript about an enslaved Aztec princess captured by Cortâes and sent to Europe to entertain European royalty.

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Monday Children’s Book Reviews for September 8, 2014


LMNO Peas
by Keith Baker

“Get ready to roll through the alphabet with a jaunty cast of busy little peas. Featuring a range of zippy characters from Acrobat Peas to Zoologist Peas, this delightful picture book highlights a variety of interests, hobbies, and careers—each one themed to a letter of the alphabet—and gives a wonderful sense of the colorful world we live in.”       114 more words

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Monday Children’s Book Reviews for August 25, 2014

Sleepover with Beatrice & Bear by Monica Carnesi

“How can two friends share winter when one of them is hibernating? Beatrice and Bear meet one spring day and become best buddies. 303 more words

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